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Ruth Gutierrez-Martinez oral history interview
This interview features Ruth Gutierrez-Martinez. Ruth discusses how she got involved with the Democratic Party in Lubbock and how she ended up at the elections office. Ruth discusses various issues with voting and maintaining ...
Nephtalí De León oral history interview
This interview features Nephtalí De León, an artist, poet, writer and civic activist. He talks Aztec history and Aztlán (the southwestern United States of America prior to the European conquest.) De León discusses his ...
Juan Francisco Fitz oral history interview 5-16-2014
This interview features Juan Francisco Fitz, who discusses his experiences as a Texas Tech Health Sciences medical student, his medical career in Lubbock, Texas and his civic involvement.
Gonzalo Garza oral history interview
This interview features Gonzalo Garza, who discusses his early life, upbringing, career, the American G.I Forum, and experiences with the civil rights struggle in Lubbock.
Juan Chadis oral history interview
Juan Chadis discusses his childhood growing up in Lubbock and his appointment as a city councilman after his return to Lubbock.
Rosa Salazar oral history interview
Rosa Salazar, a longtime resident of Lubbock Texas, talks about her background, education, career, and civic activities. In particular she discussed her involvement with the Fiestas Del Llano Inc.’s Miss Hispanic Lubbock ...
Martin Aguirre oral history interview
This interview features Martin Aguirre, who discusses his early life, upbringing, and experiences as a public servant and consultant for city governments in the state of Texas.
Steve Gomez oral history interview
This interview features Steve Gomez, coach of the women’s basketball team at Lubbock Christian University. He discusses his transition from coaching high school boys to college women, the evolution of his coaching style, ...
Robert Rodriguez oral history interview
This interview features Robert Rodriguez, who discusses his early life, family, education, and experiences as a manager, parent, and community leader.
Vicente Soto oral history interview
This interview features Vicente Soto, a long-time resident of Amarillo, Texas and the proprietor and editor of El Bilingue Newspaper. Soto discusses his early life in Mexico, his decision to immigrate to the United States ...